15 Members were Elected to Serve for 2 Years on the Executive Council of the United Nations ESCAP Sustainable Business Network
Bangkok, Thailand, December, 4th, 2018 – Consisting of executives and representatives of leading businesses in a wide range of industries and sectors from across the Asia-Pacific region, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (U.N. ESCAP) Sustainable Business Network (ESBN) is set up to drive businesses in working towards the 2030 Sustainable Agenda and associated Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The ESBN actively engages in promoting inclusive, resilient, and sustainable development through public-private partnerships, launching, and implementing activities and projects to enable the adoption, practice, and implementation of SDGs, particularly those in relation to their Task Forces (Detailed Member List at: https://esbn.unescap.org/members). The Executive Council consists of 15 ESBN members, elected for 2 years, and represents a mix of larger business, business associations as well as different sectors and geographies. Its main role is to provide vision and guidance for the work of ESBN.
Members of the Executive Council of ESBN
“In the past few years, I have worked with some of the most amazing business leaders through the digital economy task force and green business task force in the ESBN”, said Xiaochen Zhang, the newly elected executive council member of ESBN “New technologies, new solutions and new leadership are highly important for the global community to reduce costs, improve efficiency and enhance accountability in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in Asia Pacific and beyond. By joining hands with other business leaders who shared the same vision, I will have the privilege to contributing strategically to ESBN’s mission by leveraging some the most exciting technological innovations such as blockchain, FinTech and other emerging technologies and addressing some of the most daunting challenges in the years to come.”
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